Usefulness of baseline statin therapy in non-obstructive coronary artery disease by coronary computed tomographic angiography: From the CONFIRM (COronary CT Angiography EvaluatioN For Clinical Outcomes: An InteRnational Multicenter) study

PLoS One

14 Dicembre Dic 2018 3 months ago
  • Andreini D, Pontone G

The extent to which the presence and extent of subclinical atherosclerosis by coronary computed tomography angiography influences a potential mortality benefit of statin is unknown. We evaluated the relationship between statin therapy, mortality, and subclinical atherosclerosis.

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Cho YK, Nam CW, Koo BK, Schulman-Marcus J, Hartaigh BÓ, Gransar H, Lu Y, Achenbach S, Al-Mallah M, Andreini D, Bax JJ, Budoff MJ, Cademartiri F, Callister TQ, Chang HJ, Chinnaiyan K, Chow BJW, Cury RC, Delago A, Feuchtner G, Hadamitzky M, Hausleiter J, Kaufmann PA, Kim YJ, Leipsic J, Maffei E, Marques H, Pontone G, Raff GL, Rubinshtein R, Shaw LJ, Villines TC, Berman DS, Jones EC, Peña JM, Lin FY, Min. Usefulness of baseline statin therapy in non-obstructive coronary artery disease by coronary computed tomographic angiography: From the CONFIRM (COronary CT Angiography EvaluatioN For Clinical Outcomes: An InteRnational Multicenter) study. PLoS One 2018 Dec 12;13(12):e0207194. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0207194. eCollection 2018.

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